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South African soldier convicted of attempted murder and rape after deliberately infecting his girlfriend with HIV

A former member of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) has been convicted of attempted murder and rape after intentionally infecting his girlfriend with HIV.   Leon Santos Conga appeared before the Pretoria Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday, June 11, 2024, where he was found guilty of rape and attempted …

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South African police officer sentenced to three life terms for killing his wife, her sister and brother

South African police officer sentenced to three life terms for killing his wife, her sister and brother

The Mpumalanga High Court in South Africa has sentenced a 39-year-old police officer, Sizwe Cedric Khoza to three life sentences for killing his wife and her siblings.    Khoza, who was attached to Masoyi police station, shot and killed his wife, 35-year-old Nomthandazo Mnisi last year. He also shot her …

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African elephants call each other and respond to each other by unique names, new study reveals

African elephants call each other and respond to each other by unique names, new study reveals

African elephants call each other and respond to individual names, something that few wild animals do, according to a new research published on Monday, June 10. The names are one part of elephants’ low rumbles that they can hear over long distances across the savanna. Scientists believe that animals with …

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Russia sending Nigerians and other African students to war in exchange for visa renewal

Russia sending Nigerians and other African students to war in exchange for visa renewal

Russia is allegedly sending thousands of migrants and foreign students to fight in the war against Ukraine for visa renewal.   According to Bloomberg, the assessment was done by some European officials who alleged that the Kremlin is using foreign students as extra manpower using the tactics first deployed by …

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First African Fashion Stylist to Represent The Continent At GITEX 2024, SwankyJerry

Celebrity stylist / reality tv star Jeremiah OGBODO is representing Africa at Gitex 2024 the largest tech show in Marrakech.  The super star stylist shared on details on Instagram and congratulations are in order.      View this post on Instagram           A post shared by Jeremiah Ogbodo (@swankyjerry)  The post First African Fashion Stylist to Represent …

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